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    Just wondering if anyone has any advice, I'm sitting history and psychology this exam season. I'm still learning the full spec of both courses. Trying to juggle work and studying is super hard! Aiming to get into Oxford and need A*AA 😣 I'll be studying maths and law next year as well as doing level 3 criminology and level 3 media.
    Any revision tips or time management for this year? Or anyone sitting AQA history or psych with any advice? Thanks!
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    Can I ask how many subjects you will be doing all together next year? Will you be sitting both the AS and A-level of maths and law in one year? Also, how many hours a week do you work?
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    Can I ask how many subjects you will be doing all together next year? Will you be sitting both the AS and A-level of maths and law in one year? Also, how many hours a week do you work?
    I'm going to be doing AS/A2 maths and law next year.
    The media and the criminology courses are just coursework based that I wanted to do throughout the year, should take around 100hours each
    I work anywhere between 16 and 30 hours a week, so not loads and not everyday.
    I have managed to do psych and history AS/A2 in one year, obviously I have yet to sit the exams so can't say for definite how that works out.


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    (Original post by _brum_98)
    I'm going to be doing AS/A2 maths and law next year.
    The media and the criminology courses are just coursework based that I wanted to do throughout the year, should take around 100hours each
    I work anywhere between 16 and 30 hours a week, so not loads and not everyday.
    I have managed to do psych and history AS/A2 in one year, obviously I have yet to sit the exams so can't say for definite how that works out.


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    To me that sounds like a pretty big work load!! But i'm not a very fast learner so that's just my opinion! A levels are very difficult so make sure your work-life doesn't take over your education!! Also, can I ask what you got for GCSE Maths?
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    A levels are very difficult so make sure your work-life doesn't take over your education!! Also, can I ask what you got for GCSE Maths?
    Yeah the work/study ratio has been a massive learning curve for this year!
    I got an A on my first try and then resat for an A*, it's my strongest subject and something I genuinely enjoy, I did do FSMQ when I say my GCSE's but couldn't commit much time to it as I sat 10 other subjects ha!



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    (Original post by _brum_98)
    Yeah the work/study ratio has been a massive learning curve for this year!
    I got an A on my first try and then resat for an A*, it's my strongest subject and something I genuinely enjoy, I did do FSMQ when I say my GCSE's but couldn't commit much time to it as I sat 10 other subjects ha!



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    I'm assuming you mean you got an A* in a mock test or something?
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    I'm assuming you mean you got an A* in a mock test or something?
    I got an A* in GCSE Maths


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    (Original post by _brum_98)
    I got an A* in GCSE Maths


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    That's very impressive!! How come you're not doing AS Maths this year?
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    That's very impressive!! How come you're not doing AS Maths this year?
    I was going to do the full maths a level alongside history and psychology, but there's no way I could manipulate my time well enough to give maths the attention it would need! So that's going to be my main focus for next year. Also didn't fancy sitting 13 exams this summer!


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